The Academy is delighted to report that five Fellows have been recognised in the 2016 New Year's Honours.
Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire
Professor Lesley Fallowfield FMedSci, Director, Sussex Health Outcomes Research and Education in Cancer, University of Sussex.
For services to Psycho-Oncology.
Commanders of the Order of the British Empire
Professor Alastair Compston FMedsci, Professor of Neurology, University of Cambridge.
For services to Multiple Sclerosis Treatment.
Professor Karen Luker FMedSci, Professor of Community Nursing, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester.
For services to Nursing and Midwifery.
Professor Joanna Wardlaw FRSE FMedSci, Professor of Applied Neuroimaging and Honorary Consultant Neuroradiologist, University of Edinburgh and NHS Lothian.
For services to Neuroimaging and Clinical Science.
Officers of the Order of the British Empire
Professor Jill Belch FMedSci, Professor of Vascular Medicine, University of Dundee.
For services to Medicine.
More information and the full list of honours is available from the official website.